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Man found fatally shot in chest in East Harlem: police

Man fatally shot in chest in East Harlem
Posted at 5:13 AM, May 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-20 05:17:18-04

EAST HARLEM, Manhattan — Police are investigating after a man was found fatally shot lying in the street early Wednesday in East Harlem, according to the NYPD.

Authorities said cops responding to a 911 call for a shooting discovered the man around 2:30 a.m. on East 125th Street, near Third Avenue, with a bullet wound to the chest.

EMS responded and rushed the 32-year-old man to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made but the investigation remains ongoing, police said.

The victim's identity has not been released, pending family notification.

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